Warren McArthur 1930s Aluminum Reversible Desk

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1930s aluminum desk that can be used with the bank of drawers on either side! Warren McArthur designed a system to construct a large number of designs by using standardized parts to build a large range of pieces all locking with an inner threaded rod. Aluminum has all been cleaned and wood has been refinished in it's original black lacquer.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1935
  • Period
    Early 20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent. All aluminum cleaned and wood repainted.
    Dimensions
    30 in. H x 48 in. W x 24 in. D
    76 cm H x 122 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU84306566353
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2008

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Philadelphia, PA

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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